Mr. Manning was born in Martin County, NC, the son of the late James C. Manning and Bessie Whitaker Manning.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley Manning, his brothers, Charles Manning (Kat), James "Cliff" Manning (Peggy), and Rev. Rick Manning (Karman), his sister, Paula Manning (Mike) His brother-in-law, James Leggett (Peggy), also many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
Funeral services were held, Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 2:00 PM at Lewiston Baptist Church with Rev. Lloyd Dunlow and Rev. Rick Manning officiating. Burial will follow at Hoggard Memorial Cemetery.
The family received friends at the church from 12:30 until 1:45 PM prior to services.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Lewiston Baptist Church
Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.haroldmasseyfuneralhome.com